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As Americans become more adventurous with the grocery cart, food aisles are undergoing a transformation that is forcing big food companies to keep up with $10 bottles of juice and sophisticated-tasting cookies.
Posted: May 21, 2018, 12:53 pm
The Big Two are cutting prices and slinging out new concoctions as they battle changing eating habits, an array of new competitors and each other.
Posted: May 21, 2018, 12:51 pm
Welcome to dropshipping, where entrepreneurs use social-media and virtual storefronts to flip merchandise from online marketplaces like Alibaba’s AliExpress to customers paying premium prices.
Posted: May 21, 2018, 12:03 pm
The possible arrival of Amazon’s second headquarters in East Boston is triggering both hopes and apprehension in a neighborhood already dealing with fallout from surging costs in a growing city.
Posted: May 21, 2018, 11:40 am
Artificial intelligence in medicine promises to alert us to disease or a medical emergency before it happens—if only we can navigate the pitfalls.
Posted: May 21, 2018, 11:37 am
Hedge funds, private-equity firms and others are elbowing into business loans. Midsize banks are being forced to rethink a business that is a key part of their revenue.
Posted: May 21, 2018, 11:34 am
Inflation has been a puzzle in the U.S. economy for years, failing to move up much when the unemployment rate tumbled. To resolve the discrepancy, it helps to look at the U.S. as two economies: one for goods, another for services.
Posted: May 21, 2018, 11:32 am
The Treasury secretary and the administration’s top trade official took markedly different positions over whether the U.S. will move forward with tariffs on Chinese imports, punctuating several days of negotiations between the world’s two biggest economies with a question mark.
Posted: May 21, 2018, 11:31 am
Allegations emerge that the Mexican charter airline had previously been warned about safety violations.
Posted: May 21, 2018, 11:05 am
Thousands of hourly workers at companies like American Airlines and Kroger Co. say employers are saving millions of dollars using time-tracking systems that automatically deduct pay for breaks and meals.
Posted: May 21, 2018, 11:04 am
Jim Farley, Ford’s No. 2 man, says the auto maker is using digital platforms more and looking to new providers, including Netflix, to produce its ads.
Posted: May 21, 2018, 5:21 am
Chief R&D and Innovation Officer Kathy Fish explains why the company is sharing an expanded list of product ingredients online.
Posted: May 21, 2018, 5:21 am
Before a fatal accident on a Southwest Airlines flight, regulators had been weighing stepping up engine inspections for an unusually long time after the first warnings about a part.
Posted: May 20, 2018, 9:21 pm
In the week ahead, readings on U.S. home sales and consumer sentiment will be released, the U.K. will see new inflation data, and the eurozone gets a report on services and manufacturing activity.
Posted: May 20, 2018, 7:00 pm
“Deadpool 2” became the rare R-rated blockbuster at the box office over the weekend, kicking off what Hollywood hopes is a robust summer movie season.
Posted: May 20, 2018, 6:39 pm
The International Monetary Fund began negotiating a bailout program with Argentina, which has neared the brink of a crisis as its peso has fallen against the dollar. The Trump administration supports the move.
Posted: May 19, 2018, 1:32 am
The alternative minimum tax is a complex levy that raises taxes by limiting the value of certain breaks. The good news for many people: It now is a shadow of its former self.
Posted: May 18, 2018, 9:36 pm
Mortgage rates this week jumped to their highest level since 2011, signaling a shift from a period of ultra-cheap loans to a higher-rate environment that could slow home price appreciation and squeeze first-time buyers.
Posted: May 18, 2018, 9:32 pm
Documents show Federal Reserve vice chairman nominee Richard Clarida holds employment-related financial assets valued at between $9 million and $39 million and other assets valued at between $12 million and $54 million.
Posted: May 18, 2018, 1:33 pm

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Ana Suda and Mimi Hernandez were about pay at a gas station in Havre, Mont. when an agent asked for ID and took them outside.
     
 
 
Posted: May 21, 2018, 12:58 pm
A man killed by a mountain lion in Washington state and his friend who escaped did everything they were supposed to do in an attack, according to authorities.  The duo got off their bikes, made noise and tried to scare the animal off, according to authorities.
     
 
 
Posted: May 21, 2018, 12:56 pm
Social Security is much more than just a paycheck -- it's a financial foundation for millions of retirees. What you don't know could cause you to leave money on the table during retirement.
     
 
 
Posted: May 21, 2018, 12:55 pm
Faced with a wave of Baby Boomer retirements and worsening labor shortage, many employers are trying to hold on to older workers, persuade some to return and even recruit those retired from other companies. They’re offering flexibility such as part-time schedules and work-at-home arrangements.
     
 
 
Posted: May 21, 2018, 12:50 pm
Maduro thanks Venezuelans for re-electing him president. Video provided by AFP
     
 
 
Posted: May 21, 2018, 12:49 pm
Steph Curry's adorable daughter had herself a night too.
     
 
 
Posted: May 21, 2018, 12:48 pm
Alvaro Morata has been left out of Spain's 23-player squad for the World Cup
     
 
 
Posted: May 21, 2018, 12:47 pm
After destroying dozens of houses, lava from the Kilauea volcano has now reached the ocean, presenting a new health threat to Hawaii residents: hydrochloric acid steam called 'laze.'
     
 
 
Posted: May 21, 2018, 12:37 pm
Texas Gov. Rick Abbott is calling for roundtable discussions over gun control as state leaders grapple with the fallout from the Santa Fe shooting. The governor also called for a moment of silence in all Texas schools at 10 a.m. CST on Monday.
     
 
 
Posted: May 21, 2018, 12:32 pm
The White House is trying to combat the threat posed by special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation. The president’s lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, said Mueller recently shared a timetable that suggested his probe could end by Sept. 1.
     
 
 
Posted: May 21, 2018, 12:12 pm
Looking for an inexpensive vacation this summer? The range of vacation rentals -- and the places you can find them -- continues to expand.
     
 
 
Posted: May 21, 2018, 12:00 pm
Following last month's arrest of two African American males, Starbucks is letting anyone, whether they made a purchase or not, use the restrooms.
     
 
 
Posted: May 21, 2018, 11:53 am
Roger Self intentionally rammed his SUV into a North Carolina restaurant, killing his daughter and daughter-in-law, authorities said.
     
 
 
Posted: May 21, 2018, 11:32 am
"Hitler's teeth were so bad...that his teeth alone made it possible to identify his corpse," said forensic pathologist Mark Benecke,
     
 
 
Posted: May 21, 2018, 10:03 am
"I have never seen anyone abused to such an extent before that hadn't been dead," the judge said of the boy's injuries.
     
 
 
Posted: May 21, 2018, 9:19 am
Jackson used her speech to pay tribute to powerful women.
     
 
 
Posted: May 21, 2018, 8:32 am
To fight the deadly ideas that lead to school shootings, we need to have moral codes that turn kids away from murder.
     
 
 
Posted: May 21, 2018, 7:15 am
With a third-quarter flourish and a profane celebration caught on camera, Steph Curry silenced any questions about his health or playoff poise.
     
 
 
Posted: May 21, 2018, 5:15 am
The boomerang generation includes about one-third of Americans between the ages of 18 to 34. Some have returned to the nest after college others never moved out. Parents and adult children need set expectations about rent and other financial matters.
     
 
 
Posted: May 21, 2018, 5:00 am
Just weeks after the Charles Barkley-Draymond Green saga during which Barkley said he wanted to punch Green in the face, Barkley poked the bear.
     
 
 
Posted: May 21, 2018, 4:41 am
Donald Trump should agree to an interview with the special counsel if he wants the obstruction probe to end quickly: Our view
     
 
 
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Posted: May 21, 2018, 2:06 am
The most successful expansion team in professional sports history defeated the Winnipeg Jets in five games to advance to the Stanley Cup Final.
     
 
 
Posted: May 21, 2018, 12:50 am
The president’s tweet was a reference to media reports that a secret FBI source met with Trump campaign officials several times during the 2016 campaign as part of investigation into Russian interference.
     
 
 
Posted: May 21, 2018, 12:36 am
Unlike the others who were gunned down at a Texas high school, Pakistani exchange student Sabika Sheikh didn't have family in the U.S. to plan her funeral. But that didn't stop her adopted community. The 17-year-old had been attending classes at Santa Fe High School since last August.
     
 
 
Posted: May 21, 2018, 12:12 am
Michael Cohen and Stormy Daniels have nothing to do with Russian influence: Opposing view
     
 
 
Posted: May 21, 2018, 12:11 am
     
 
 
Posted: May 20, 2018, 10:41 pm
Jordan Hicks ties Aroldis Chapman as the only pitchers to hit 105 mph. Hicks also ended the on-base streak for the Phillies' Odubel Herrera at 45.
     
 
 
Posted: May 20, 2018, 10:39 pm
A review by USA TODAY of Trump's most-delayed appointments finds there's more at play than 'Democratic obstruction.'
     
 
 
Posted: May 20, 2018, 10:08 pm
An Albania mother with no criminal record was deported this week without her family being officially notified.
     
 
 
Posted: May 20, 2018, 9:33 pm
Two players injured in Texas school shooting were in uniform for Saturday's season finale as community begins healing process.
     
 
 
Posted: May 20, 2018, 8:19 pm
A Border Patrol agent texted "Toncs in the barn" moments before agents raided a facility and arrested three people. Is "toncs" a derogatory term?
     
 
 
Posted: May 20, 2018, 8:06 pm
The Trump administration had threatened to impose up to $150 billion in tariffs on Chinese products. China responded by targeting $50 billion in U.S. products.
     
 
 
Posted: May 20, 2018, 7:07 pm
Guests changed clothes, the bride debuted a new ring and more details from the private party.
     
 
 
Posted: May 20, 2018, 6:50 pm
Bride Meghan Markle stepped out of her car in a gorgeous Givenchy gown for her wedding to Prince Harry in St. George's Chapel at Windsor Castle. And now there are sketches detailing her look.
     
 
 
Posted: May 20, 2018, 6:48 pm
     
 
 
Posted: May 20, 2018, 6:07 pm
During the 'Weekend Update' segment of 'Saturday Night Live,' Kenan Thompson was interviewed as Bishop Michael Curry, who gave a passionate, American-style sermon during Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan's royal wedding earlier in the day.
     
 
 
Posted: May 20, 2018, 3:44 pm
The family of one of the victim's in the Texas high school shooting says they believe their daughter was targeted because she repeatedly rejected the gunman's advances. Shana Fisher was one of the 10 killed in Friday's attack at Santa Fe High School.
     
 
 
Posted: May 20, 2018, 2:14 pm
     
 
 
Posted: May 20, 2018, 12:44 pm
A male employer exploited Louisa May Alcott when she was 18 and poor. Long after 'Little Women' and success, she recalled the episode with tears.
     
 
 
Posted: May 20, 2018, 7:15 am
Dimitrios Pagourtzis of Santa Fe, Texas, is 17 years old, he will be subject to a 2005 Supreme Court ruling banning the execution of juveniles -- even though he will be treated as an adult in Texas state courts.
     
 
 
Posted: May 20, 2018, 2:20 am
The mother of a student who survived the mass shooting at Santa Fe High School in Texas says her daughter saw two of her classmates killed and one wounded as the gunman fired several rounds into a supply closet where they were hiding.
     
 
 
Posted: May 19, 2018, 11:23 pm
Grey's Anatomy star Jesse Williams is using his star power to open doors for people of color in tech. His message: Stop excluding black people.
     
 
 
Posted: May 19, 2018, 4:02 pm
Santa Fe was at least the 20th incident of 2018 in which someone was injured with a firearm on the campus of an American school.
     
 
 
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Posted: May 17, 2018, 8:02 pm

Economy

The two countries said they had reached an agreement to increase American exports, but the White House noted that specifics would be agreed upon at a later date.
Posted: May 19, 2018, 6:25 pm
At the nation’s fourth-busiest gateway, local confidence over its potential outweighs any anxiety over the threat of tariffs.
Posted: May 18, 2018, 10:40 pm
President Trump is trying to broker a deal to bring down the national trade deficit with China. Experts doubt his goal is achievable.
Posted: May 18, 2018, 9:31 pm
Squeezing the two oil producers could increase demand for Russian crude and offer China and Russia a chance to deepen their ties to the Iranians.
Posted: May 17, 2018, 9:47 pm
Complete disengagement is impossible, but both Washington and Beijing envision a day when they don’t need each other as much to power their economies.
Posted: May 16, 2018, 5:25 pm
President Trump on Wednesday characterized his decision to review restrictions on a Chinese telecommunication company as part of “the larger trade deal.” But his commerce secretary and press aides have said differently.
Posted: May 16, 2018, 5:06 pm
Financial markets fell on news that the Five Star Movement and the anti-immigrant League party want to radically change the country’s ties with the European Union.
Posted: May 16, 2018, 2:30 pm
Jack Ewing, who covers autos and economics for The Times, says a “Jetsons”-like future is still far off, even as cars become even more computerized.
Posted: May 16, 2018, 1:48 pm
The disappointing performance breaks the country’s the longest growth streak in decades, though economists believe the contraction will be temporary.
Posted: May 16, 2018, 2:47 am
President Trump and congressional Republicans are reviving an enduring party view that tying work requirements to antipoverty programs benefits those in need. There’s little evidence that’s so.
Posted: May 15, 2018, 7:05 pm

Health Care News

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Posted: May 18, 2018, 1:06 pm
SPRINGFIELD — Springfield Technical Community College (STCC) named Myrta Colon Groeneveld of Longmeadow, a professor of Mathematics at Manchester Community....
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Posted: May 18, 2018, 1:06 pm
NORTHAMPTON — When Cooley Dickinson Physical Therapist Ross Bell isn’t treating patients, he’s enjoying time in the saddle. The bike....
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Posted: May 17, 2018, 1:12 pm
AMHERST — Can you imagine dancing for 12 consecutive hours? UMass Amherst students and other participants of the 12th annual....
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Posted: May 17, 2018, 1:11 pm
SPRINGFIELD — On Saturday, June 9 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Shriners Hospitals for Children – Springfield will offer....
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Posted: May 17, 2018, 1:11 pm
EAST BROOKFIELD — Second Chance Animal Services recently received a $200,000 grant from PetSmart Charities, the leading funder of animal....
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Posted: May 16, 2018, 12:53 pm
WARE — Country Bank announced that Russell Fontaine has joined its team as first vice president of Sales and Market....
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Posted: May 16, 2018, 12:53 pm
HOLYOKE — Improving the academic success of Latino students will be the subject of a talk on Wednesday, May 23,....
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Posted: May 16, 2018, 12:53 pm
SPRINGFIELD — Would you be able to help someone who is bleeding to death? Many civilians have expressed interest in taking....
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Posted: May 15, 2018, 12:47 pm

Forbes - Tech

Forbes - Tech

The asteroid known as 2015 BZ509 orbits in a strange pattern. A new explanation says it may be an alien, which was kicked out of another star system and landed in our Solar System billions of years ago.
Author: Matthew Francis, Contributor
Posted: May 21, 2018, 12:01 pm
Scholarly articles have a wealth of data that can be drawn from for use with AI.
Author: Simon Smith, CommunityVoice
Posted: May 21, 2018, 12:00 pm
EUC requirements for today’s enterprises are typically complex and costly, but innovation could change that.
Author: Jed Ayres, CommunityVoice
Posted: May 21, 2018, 11:45 am
This looks like to be a big year for fans of 'Dragon Ball' in the U.S. and Canada, as a big tour is planned to commemorate the series including anime to video games and an awful lot else.
Author: Ollie Barder, Contributor
Posted: May 21, 2018, 11:39 am
While we knew a second season for the 'One-Punch Man' anime was planned, we now know that it will indeed be coming Westward and that VIZ Media will be handling the series.
Author: Ollie Barder, Contributor
Posted: May 21, 2018, 11:30 am
America's largest cities are converting their bus fleets from diesel to electric buses because they're cheaper to own and could save billions in fuel costs. But does China hold the key to electrifying U.S. bus fleets?
Author: Energy Innovation: Policy and Technology, Contributor
Posted: May 21, 2018, 11:30 am
It is now necessary for everyone on the team to understand customers.
Author: Dane Lyons, CommunityVoice
Posted: May 21, 2018, 11:30 am
IT managers need to prepare the rest of the enterprise for inevitable digital changes.
Author: Elizabeth Dukes, CommunityVoice
Posted: May 21, 2018, 11:15 am
Is it worth your time and money? Here are the best and worst things about the OnePlus 6 to help you decide.
Author: Ryan Whitwam, Contributor
Posted: May 21, 2018, 11:00 am
When FOX Sports begins airing the FIFA World Cup from Moscow, the network will be bringing an incredible array of technology to make it all happen. Here's the details.
Author: Maury Brown, Contributor
Posted: May 21, 2018, 11:00 am
Council members explain what people often misunderstand about their work.
Author: Editors, Forbes Technology Council, CommunityVoice
Posted: May 21, 2018, 11:00 am
The emergence of edible powders, gels, sugars and doughs has brought the culinary world into 3-D printing’s creative sphere.
Author: Avi Reichental, CommunityVoice
Posted: May 21, 2018, 11:00 am
China has taken big first step towards the dark side of the Moon with the successful launch of the Queqiao relay communication satellite...
Author: Brid-Aine Parnell, Contributor
Posted: May 21, 2018, 10:52 am
In the last year, we’ve seen Oracle try new strategies to increase cloud adoption. The company knows that Wall Street must view Oracle as a cloud company in order for it to be seen as having a bright future. Here are some of the tactics being used by Oracle to push its cloud.
Author: Dan Woods, Contributor
Posted: May 21, 2018, 10:50 am
The Jabra Elite 65t are decently versatile truly wireless in-ears for most use cases. They have a good battery life, a stable fit for sports and they will easily fit into your pockets thanks to their compact charging case.
Author: RTINGS.com, Partner
Posted: May 21, 2018, 10:11 am
Google's headset could be powered by an all-new dedicated Qualcomm AR chip.
Author: Paul Lamkin, Contributor
Posted: May 21, 2018, 10:07 am
The staid legal industry is undergoing a transformation. There's lots of talk about 'legal innovation' and there as signs of it. But why do law's wicked problems--access to justice and consumer dissatisfaction--persist? Here's a tempered look at the state of change.
Author: Mark A. Cohen, Contributor
Posted: May 21, 2018, 10:05 am
CressCap Investment Research’s company reports are available on FactSet Workstations, providing research for all FactSet Subscribers. We picked the top three viewed reports, incidentally all in the healthcare sector, and some of our top graded stocks.
Author: Steven Cress, Contributor
Posted: May 21, 2018, 10:00 am
Capcom's creepy, atmospheric horror survival title comes to the Switch. But like 'Phantasy Star Online 2' there are some caveats.
Author: Jason Evangelho, Contributor
Posted: May 21, 2018, 9:57 am
Read Atherton Research Principal Analyst Jean Baptiste Su's overview of the Pioneers'18 conference that he's attending this week in Vienna, Austria, which is Europe's largest entrepreneurship event exclusively focused on early-stage Startups and investing, and future technology trends.
Author: Jean Baptiste Su, Contributor
Posted: May 21, 2018, 9:29 am
AI and machine learning power Oracle’s three new self-driving services.
Author: Alexa Morales, Oracle
Posted: May 21, 2018, 9:00 am
The man responsible for the stirring music in 'Game of Thrones,' 'Iron Man' and 'Pacific Rim' tries his hand at some cardboard piano.
Author: Jason Evangelho, Contributor
Posted: May 21, 2018, 8:50 am
Microsoft has acquired Semantic Machines, a company that is known for developing conversational AI technology.
Author: Amit Chowdhry, Contributor
Posted: May 21, 2018, 7:29 am
While it opens up its economy and moves away from being a nation that is almost entirely dependent on oil, Saudi Arabia's Prince Mohammed is aiming to establish a thriving tech ecosystem in the country with a slew of deals, including partnerships with Google and Raytheon.
Author: Suparna Dutt D'Cunha, Contributor
Posted: May 21, 2018, 6:38 am
Vietnam's economic growth is fueled by coal, the most polluting fuel source on the planet. However, 42-year-old clean energy champion Nguy Thi Khanh hopes to end Vietnam's reliance on coal and persuade the country to take a greener approach.
Author: Jill Baker, Contributor
Posted: May 21, 2018, 6:30 am
We are generating truly mind-boggling amounts of data on a daily basis simply by using the Internet or logging on to Facebook or Instagram, communicating with each other or using smart devices. Here we look at some of the amazing facts and figures of this big data world.
Author: Bernard Marr, Contributor
Posted: May 21, 2018, 4:42 am
Indians could wait decades for employment-based green cards due to a per-country limit and low annual quota. Will Congress ever act?
Author: Stuart Anderson, Contributor
Posted: May 21, 2018, 4:05 am
In Sunday night's episode of 'Fear The Walking Dead' one character comes back from the dead while another sits on death's doorstep.
Author: Erik Kain, Contributor
Posted: May 21, 2018, 2:00 am
Artificial intelligence (AI) will impact all industries and displace millions of knowledge and task-based workers. Companies and countries must invest heavily in AI -- and they must do so immediately. The AI R&D arms race will not slow down. Companies should assess their AI IQ and find AI czars.
Author: Steve Andriole, Contributor
Posted: May 21, 2018, 1:28 am
Sports entertainment insiders discuss the hot, growing trend of pro-basketball players extending reach into the tech game
Author: Lauren deLisa Coleman, Contributor
Posted: May 21, 2018, 12:50 am
A massive Apple leak shows all-new iPhone is the radical design millions of fans wanted...
Author: Gordon Kelly, Contributor
Posted: May 20, 2018, 11:30 pm
Samsung has confirmed the next generation Galaxy Note 9 upgrade...
Author: Gordon Kelly, Contributor
Posted: May 20, 2018, 11:30 pm
With the imminent completion of the Toshiba Memory Corporation to the Bain-led consortium flash memory will have more players, rather than less. This is an interesting reversal of the normal industry consolidation as a commodity product, like flash memory, matures.
Author: Tom Coughlin, Contributor
Posted: May 20, 2018, 10:45 pm
Microsoft continues to use the Surface brand to illustrate where it thinks mobile computing is going in the future, and the latest rumors suggest a new avenue is being considered. The lightweight Windows 10 tablet.
Author: Ewan Spence, Contributor
Posted: May 20, 2018, 10:30 pm
In this week’s “Social Media Roundup,” you will learn about Facebook's Community Standards Enforcement Preliminary Report, the ability to share posts on Instagram stories, new WhatsApp features for Groups and much more!
Author: Amit Chowdhry, Contributor
Posted: May 20, 2018, 10:30 pm
A new type of battery being commercialized by a Tufts University professor promises to address two of the most significant shortcomings of lithium-ion batteries.
Author: Robert Rapier, Contributor
Posted: May 20, 2018, 10:00 pm
Innovation And The Pitfalls Of Pseudo-Humanism
Author: Steve Denning, Contributor
Posted: May 20, 2018, 9:58 pm
Today marketing organizations are being conceived of as strategic engines of growth for a business. The previous models where marketing was much more about services and acting on inbound requests is one that less and less companies are finding utility from.
Author: Billee Howard, Contributor
Posted: May 20, 2018, 9:44 pm
When you've reduced from two-day to two-minute delivery, where do you go next? This post explores the convenience arms race amongst retailers, who are battling to fulfill ever faster, be flexible with delivery locations, reduce fees...and then add a dash of magic.
Author: Jon Bird, Contributor
Posted: May 20, 2018, 6:47 pm
The situation around Hawaii's erupting Kilauea Volcano continued to worsen over the weekend as lava crossed a coastal highway on the southeast end of the big island and reached the ocean where it creates a whole new type of other-worldly hazard.
Author: Eric Mack, Contributor
Posted: May 20, 2018, 6:37 pm
Catch up with all the top mobile world news from the past 7 days with Atherton Research's This Week in Mobile podcast. Joining Principal Analyst Jean Baptiste Su this week is tech veteran Eric Leandri, the CEO of search-engine Qwant and Etienne Leroy, the co-founder of V360 and OpenFrame.
Author: Jean Baptiste Su, Contributor
Posted: May 20, 2018, 5:28 pm
The origin of large earth-mounds in New South Wales is hard to explain with geological forces alone, maybe a still unknown species of mound-building bird made them some 10,000 years ago.
Author: David Bressan, Contributor
Posted: May 20, 2018, 3:30 pm
We get it, you know about pop culture.
Author: Dani Di Placido, Contributor
Posted: May 20, 2018, 3:18 pm
The pilot program for a new iPad-based science curriculum promises to improve science education for incarcerated youth in Massachusetts.
Author: John Farrell, Contributor
Posted: May 20, 2018, 2:39 pm
The OnePlus 6 Vs. Samsung's Galaxy S9, which one is worth your money?
Author: Jay McGregor, Contributor
Posted: May 20, 2018, 2:09 pm
Today is the last full day to rack up points in your designated 50 games for Fortnite’s Solo Showdown. Best of luck, you'll need it.
Author: Paul Tassi, Contributor
Posted: May 20, 2018, 2:02 pm
Fortnite won't let you create your own custom skins, but this new site lets you have that chance at last.
Author: Paul Tassi, Contributor
Posted: May 20, 2018, 1:30 pm
They aren't being mass-produced, but they're attainable. And they're downright stunning.
Author: Jason Evangelho, Contributor
Posted: May 20, 2018, 12:46 pm
The American Heart Association released a new science advisory recommending non-fried fish twice a week to reduce risk of heart attack and stroke. Here's a breakdown of what you need to know.
Author: David DiSalvo, Contributor
Posted: May 20, 2018, 12:42 pm
It's undocumented, but it works.
Author: Kevin Murnane, Contributor
Posted: May 20, 2018, 12:02 pm
One of the upcoming changes is a good thing. The other, not so much.
Author: Kevin Murnane, Contributor
Posted: May 20, 2018, 12:00 pm
Using sightings, acoustic recordings and DNA analysis, researchers discover that a unique, non-migrating population of blue whales lives off the coast of New Zealand year-round
Author: Fiona McMillan, Contributor
Posted: May 20, 2018, 11:40 am
Here are five things in technology that happened this past week and how they affect your business. Did you miss them?
Author: Gene Marks, Contributor
Posted: May 20, 2018, 11:00 am
How the Ebola virus spreads can shed light on how to catalyze radical innovation. Radical innovation demands new approaches and reactions from current market leaders—or face the consequences. A Silicon Valley startup from a garage can render an existing player’s business model irrelevant overnight.
Author: Sunnie Giles, Contributor
Posted: May 20, 2018, 9:00 am
Ultimately, Red Hat’s bet on Kubernetes starts to pay off. It has successfully pivoted itself from being an infrastructure provider to an end-to-end platform company.
Author: Janakiram MSV, Contributor
Posted: May 20, 2018, 8:01 am
This year new MacBook Pros will almost certainly see watershed chip upgrades. Here's what probable and possible.
Author: Brooke Crothers, Contributor
Posted: May 20, 2018, 5:42 am
With some great new footage of 'Kingdom Hearts 3' now out, it also seems that we will be getting some more concrete release date details next month.
Author: Ollie Barder, Contributor
Posted: May 20, 2018, 5:38 am
The new ThunderCats Roar series for Cartoon Network was announced recently and its new direction and art style has been met with polarized reactions from fans.
Author: Ollie Barder, Contributor
Posted: May 20, 2018, 5:18 am
In some new commercials for 'Dragon Quest' on mobile, Jackie Chan has been showing off his martial arts skills to help promote the game.
Author: Ollie Barder, Contributor
Posted: May 20, 2018, 5:08 am
Today's Google Doodle celebrates the publication of the world's first atlas, Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, in 1570. It was the work of cartographer Abraham Ortelius.
Author: Kiona N. Smith, Contributor
Posted: May 20, 2018, 4:51 am
Week 2 of the NBA 2K League season rolls on with seven games on Saturday. Here are the results, box scores, analysis and highlights.
Author: Brian Mazique, Contributor
Posted: May 20, 2018, 1:08 am
This training program is making sure underrepresented tech founders get the tools they need to take over Silicon Valley.
Author: Joresa Blount, Contributor
Posted: May 19, 2018, 10:15 pm
Adonit's latest stylus picks up the challenge of providing accuracy in a stylish and cost-effective package. Has it succeeded?
Author: Ewan Spence, Contributor
Posted: May 19, 2018, 10:12 pm
8 key elements for bringing about a sustainable AI strategy.
Author: Joe McKendrick, Contributor
Posted: May 19, 2018, 8:52 pm
Goldman Sachs says Tesla may need over $10 billion and Morgan Stanley whacked its EPS estimates and price target.
Author: Chuck Jones, Contributor
Posted: May 19, 2018, 6:22 pm
Former parent-company employee Christopher Wylie told Congress that the firm aimed to discourage Black voters and other liberal-associated demographic groups.
Author: Janet Burns, Women@Forbes
Posted: May 19, 2018, 4:58 pm
A new app, called Max, shows how AI will transform the workplace.
Author: Tom Taulli, Contributor
Posted: May 19, 2018, 3:52 pm
Tesla’s Model 3 production seems to be ramping nicely, but the stock has fallen almost 10% over the past nine days to $277. From a technical chart perspective, if it doesn’t rebound back to at least $282 soon it could fall much further.
Author: Chuck Jones, Contributor
Posted: May 19, 2018, 2:42 pm
Here's where you can see the leaderboard for Fortnite: Battle Royale's Solo Showdown mode and see who's on track for the top prize of 50,000 V-Bucks.
Author: Dave Thier, Contributor
Posted: May 19, 2018, 2:08 pm
And if their conclusions will be different from ours, how can we be certain we've got it right?
Author: Ethan Siegel, Contributor
Posted: May 19, 2018, 2:00 pm
Fortnite's season 4, week 4 challenges have leaked, and there's one in particular players are going to hate.
Author: Paul Tassi, Contributor
Posted: May 19, 2018, 12:46 pm
Pokemon GO's Community Day is offering its best prize yet, a shiny black and red Charizard that you will not want to miss. Here's how to get one.
Author: Paul Tassi, Contributor
Posted: May 19, 2018, 12:17 pm
A frightening string of aircraft window failures has caught public attention over the past few weeks. Here's how they're designed with exceptional strength and built in failure modes to operate in a harsh environment where even small flaws can lead to disaster.
Author: Marisa Garcia, Contributor
Posted: May 19, 2018, 12:05 pm
Sometimes life imitates art.
Author: Kevin Murnane, Contributor
Posted: May 19, 2018, 12:00 pm
Every place. Every person. Every thing.
Author: Charlie Fink, Contributor
Posted: May 19, 2018, 11:43 am
Turns out there was a little bit left in the beta tank after all. Apple has released a final Public Beta build for iOS 11.4.
Author: Anthony Karcz, Contributor
Posted: May 19, 2018, 11:22 am
Three teams fall into an 0-2 hole on the first day of Week 2 action in the NBA 2K League.
Author: Brian Mazique, Contributor
Posted: May 19, 2018, 7:41 am
NASA’s new planet hunter is already meeting expectations with a crystal clear image of Centaurus.
Author: Bruce Dorminey, Contributor
Posted: May 18, 2018, 11:48 pm
The latest gadget from Nokia Health gives effort-free sleep monitoring. But do you need it?
Author: David Phelan, Contributor
Posted: May 18, 2018, 11:30 pm
This week’s Apple Loop includes the new design for the iPhone SE2, the bright colours planned for the iPhone 8S, lower pricing for new iPhones, why the MacBook Pro keyboard is a problem, the latest beta of iOS 11.4, the performance of HomePod, and a smartphone homage to the iMac.
Author: Ewan Spence, Contributor
Posted: May 18, 2018, 10:55 pm
This week’s Android Circuit includes a new release date for the Galaxy Note 9, missing features from Samsung’s phablet. new colours for Galaxy S9, the OnePlus 6 launch, the arrival of the Honor 10, the Nokia 8 Sirocco going on sale, Pixel 3 details leaked, and questions raised over Google Duplex.
Author: Ewan Spence, Contributor
Posted: May 18, 2018, 10:50 pm
Nvidia began notifying GeForce Now subscribers by email this week that the service would go back to free, but game sales were being suspended.
Author: Ryan Whitwam, Contributor
Posted: May 18, 2018, 10:21 pm
The Trump administration prizes itself on a businesslike approach to running the federal government. However, when it comes to reporting on the environmental footprint of the government's buildings and overall operations, the administration is not taking its own advice.
Author: Mindy Lubber, Contributor
Posted: May 18, 2018, 10:21 pm
The AI revolution is here. However, GPU-accelerated AI and HPC deployments can be complex and time consuming to build, test and maintain. NVIDIA GPU Cloud (NGC) simplifies the process for you.
Author: Chris Kawalek, NVIDIA
Posted: May 18, 2018, 10:19 pm
Gen Z is seeking new ways to connect digitally.
Author: Marcus Noel, Under 30
Posted: May 18, 2018, 10:14 pm
Is Ser'Darius Blain going to appear in NBA 2K19 and what does that mean for MyCareer?
Author: Brian Mazique, Contributor
Posted: May 18, 2018, 9:53 pm
PayPal made its biggest ever acquisition today by buying Swedish fintech startup iZettle for $2.2 billion, the financial technology company that offers payments via smartphones and other financial products in Europe and Latin America.
Author: Madhvi Mavadiya, Contributor
Posted: May 18, 2018, 9:25 pm
Intuit leverages NVIDIA GRID to provide its customers with TurboTax SmartLook feature, live video communications with CPAs on any device, anywhere.
Author: Anne Hecht, NVIDIA
Posted: May 18, 2018, 9:20 pm
In an impressive feat of engineering, it will be the first full-size pickup offered with a 4-cylinder engine, which not only will boost fuel economy, but surprisingly, boasts more power than GM's previous generation of brawny V6s.
Author: Joann Muller, Forbes Staff
Posted: May 18, 2018, 9:06 pm
The David Robinson Pink Diamond card is one of the most versatile big men pieces you can obtain in NBA 2K18's MyTeam.
Author: Brian Mazique, Contributor
Posted: May 18, 2018, 9:00 pm
Business Transformation Interview Series: My conversation with Woody Driggs, a principal in the advisory, performance improvement services practice at EY, serving as leader for America's wavespace.
Author: Bruce Rogers, Contributor
Posted: May 18, 2018, 8:59 pm
Hot on the heels of allegations that Tidal inflated streaming stats for Beyonce and Kanye West the company announces that it's looking into a potential breach.
Author: Lee Mathews, Contributor
Posted: May 18, 2018, 8:45 pm
Analyst Will Townsend gives his recap of the 2018 Big Communications and 5G North America events.
Author: Moor Insights and Strategy, Contributor
Posted: May 18, 2018, 8:36 pm
The billionaire entrepreneur offered more details on his plan to build a high-speed transit system below Los Angeles, featuring an odd idea that actually may make a lot of sense: to sell high-strength bricks made from the muck and mud of tunneling.
Author: Alan Ohnsman, Forbes Staff
Posted: May 18, 2018, 8:01 pm
No, Pulver is not insane. And yes, he can reconcile those two statements.
Author: John Koetsier, Contributor
Posted: May 18, 2018, 7:51 pm
Traces of lead in gold items discovered 60 years ago help to solve the archaeological mystery of a lost civilization.
Author: David Bressan, Contributor
Posted: May 18, 2018, 7:37 pm
Will mandating price transparency for surgeries actually lower prices to consumers? This question was originally answered on Quora by Drew Smith.
Author: Quora, Contributor
Posted: May 18, 2018, 7:25 pm
How can programmatic recruitment help me find quality hires quickly? This question was originally answered on Quora by Mike Kofi Okyere.
Author: Quora, Contributor
Posted: May 18, 2018, 7:19 pm
What are some advanced concepts in programming that most average programmers have never heard of? This question was originally answered on Quora by Tikhon Jelvis.
Author: Quora, Contributor
Posted: May 18, 2018, 7:14 pm

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